With the consultancy assistance provided by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), three (3) OFWs were granted loans amounting of P5, 500,000.00 under the OFW-Reintegration Program of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA).
The three (3) OFWs sought assistance from DTI to come up with a business plan of their desired business since it is one of the loan requirements. With the assistance provided by DTI their loans were facilitated and were approved.
Aside from technical assistance, DTI also provides Entrepreneurial Training and Business Plan Preparation to qualified OFW loan borrowers.
Among the three OFW av assisted by DTI were Mr. Domie B. Calagui granted with a total loan amount of P 500,000.00 for his Metalworks Manufacturing, Ms. Brigida C. Monsuela with P500, 000.00 for her grocery business and Mr. Nelson dela Cruz for his Boarding house project amounting P4, 500,000.00.